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St. Michael and the Dragon

2006.44.1082 (RS10881)

Description

Framed painting of the Archangel St. Michael defeating the dragon. The saint stands on top of the green dragon and is about to strike it with his sword. In the left hand he holds a scroll that reads a latin inscription. The saint's armour, halo and sword are richly gilded. The saint's name is written to the left of his armour: "St. Michael". \n

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
gouache (paint)
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
gouache (paint)
Painting
painting (image-making)
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
14 8/16 x 10 3/16 x 12/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1082
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222960

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